Monthly Archives: January 2021

Daily email Number 229 – from the Pastor

Today we have a few more comments on the passages we have read so far.  We have seen that the Teacher sounded his word of boredom and failure in an age of unprecedented prosperity and progress.  Good times represent the … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 228 – from the Pastor

Perhaps one of the best known parts of the book is Chapter 3. Click and read 3:1-17.   Who does not remember the verse “There is a time for everything…?”  Then begins the part that contains the heart of the Teacher’s message, … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 227 – from the Pastor

Having looked at some of the surprising statements in this book, we can see the way it seems to contradict what is written in other parts of the Bible.  For example 7:13, 9:7, 10:19, 9:10. Click on them one by one.  Whereas some people … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 226 – from the Pastor

Another week has started, and another month almost finished.  The acceleration of time continues to amaze me.  But, there is a time for everything, we are reminded, and we need to live each moment as it comes, never looking back … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 225 – from the Pastor

Well, after having dipped into the story of Moses, Job and the Psalms, there is another book in the Old Testament that is difficult to get your head around, and understand what the writer is saying to us: the book … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 224 – from the Pastor

Before we leave Deuteronomy and Moses behind, let’s look at one postscript from the New Testament.  Jesus knew Deuteronomy well.  During his time in the wilderness in Matthew 4 he quoted from it three times to counter Satan’s temptations. (A … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 223 – from the Pastor

Let’s continue today to see a little more of the big picture of what God was doing in the world in preparation for the outworking of His overall plan to redeem those willing to receive His salvation.  Moses had poured … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 222 – from the Pastor

Good morning once again, I am back again to guide our thoughts for the coming days for our encouragement. Life in a sense is a journey, and we have times of trial, and rests along the way.  I was reminded … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 221 – from the Vicar

We reach the end of St Paul’s letter to the Galatians, and our passage today is Chapter 6 verses 11 to 18.The beginning and the end of this final section remind us again of something of Paul’s pastoral heart, and the … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 220 – from the Vicar

We have 2 more sections in our journey through Paul’s letter to the Galatians and then for something different. Our passage today is Galatians Chapter 6 verses 1 to 10.Here is some practical and pastoral advice about looking out for ourselves and looking … Continue reading

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